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CFSI Launches Groundbreaking Survey on US Financial Health

April 3, 2018

CFSI (Center for Financial Services Innovation) announces their investment in The U.S. Financial Health Pulse.

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Omidyar Network Spins Out New Venture Fund, Spero Ventures

March 21, 2018

Spero Ventures, a spin-out of Omidyar Network, today announced the launch of its purpose-driven venture fund.

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ZineOne Raises $2.5 Million Series A Round Led by Omidyar Network

March 20, 2018

ZineOne, a next generation customer engagement hub, has raised $2.5 million in a Series A round led by Omidyar Network.

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Kubzansky Appointed Managing Partner of Omidyar Network

March 14, 2018

Former Managing Partner Matt Bannick steps down after leading 11 years of innovation and growth.

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Pratilipi Creates a Corner of the Internet for India’s non-English Literature

March 6, 2018

An article published today in Quartz India highlights our investee Pratilipi and their work to publish longform content in eight Indian languages.

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Landmapp Announces Rebrand to Meridia

March 6, 2018

Today, Landmapp, an end-to-end solution for documenting land and residential property, announced that is has rebranded under the name Meridia and launched a new website.

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The Financial Health of US Households and Why it Matters

February 28, 2018

Sarah Morgenstern spoke with Nick Ashburn and Sandi Hunt on Dollars and Change, Wharton's Social Impact Initiative radio show.

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Omidyar Network Donates Philippine Depositary Receipts to Rappler Staff

February 28, 2018

Today, Wednesday, February 28, Omidyar Network announced that it has donated the Philippine Depositary Receipts (PDRs) it held to 14 managers of Rappler Inc., all of whom are Filipino citizens.

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Big money eyes the Big Tech debate

February 15, 2018

Omidyar Network's Paula Goldman talked with Axios about the Tech and Society Solutions Lab's recent support for the Center for Humane Technology.

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Indians spend roughly 3 hours a day on smartphones, but are they paying big bucks for apps?

February 12, 2018

Mobile app usage in India has boomed, but Roopa Kudva shares with The Economic Times how usage may be different for India's next half billion coming online.

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Creating a Safety-Net Culture in India: Why We Invested in Toffee Insurance

June 13, 2018

Why we invested in Toffee Insurance, a financial technology platform that designs and sells bite-size, low-price insurance products created with millennials and digital natives in mind.

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Supporting the Growth of MSMEs across Africa: Why We Invested in Lidya

June 7, 2018

Why we invested in Lidya, a company addressing the MSME credit shortage in Africa through accessible and affordable credit.

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Why We Invested: End Poverty (N/Core)

June 1, 2018

For India’s nonprofits, resources are scarce, government subsidies are few, and the regulatory environment is complex. This environment makes it challenging for nonprofits to attract and retain quality talent and often deters young entrepreneurs from trying to solve some of the most pressing problems in India.

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